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Definitions and Synonyms of encrustation | Another word for encrustation | What is encrustation?

Definition 1: a decorative coating of contrasting material that is applied to a surface as an inlay or overlay - [noun denoting artifact]

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(encrustation is a kind of ...) something used to beautify

Definition 2: a hard outer layer that covers something - [noun denoting object]

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(encrustation is a kind of ...) a natural object that covers or envelops

"under a covering of dust" "the fox was flushed from its cover"

(... is a kind of encrustation ) an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums

Definition 3: the formation of a crust - [noun denoting process]

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(encrustation is a kind of ...) natural process that causes something to form

"the formation of gas in the intestine" "the formation of crystals" "the formation of pseudopods"

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